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Added notes on using OpenLDAP;
We should probably look at code changes to make Net::LDAP our permanent LDAP plugin rather than Mozilla::LDAP... See bug 167379.
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primary email address. On most directory servers available, this is
"mail", but you may need to change this.
+ <para>You can also try using <ulink url="">
+ OpenLDAP</ulink> with Bugzilla, using any of a number of administration
+ tools. You should apply the patch attached this bug:
+ <ulink url="">
+</ulink>, then set
+ the following object classes for your users:
+ <orderedlist>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: person</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: organizationalPerson</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: inetOrgPerson</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: top</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: posixAccount</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para>objectClass: shadowAccount</para></listitem>
+ </orderedlist>
+ Please note that this patch <emphasis>has not</emphasis> yet been
+ accepted by the Bugzilla team, and so you may need to do some
+ manual tweaking. That said, it looks like Net::LDAP is probably
+ the way to go in the future.
+ </para>
<section id="content-type"